News for Economic

Tuesday, September 10, 2019
Caption: Recognized for its strong graduation rate as well as its student-to-faculty ratio, value and veterans services, UW-Stevens Point was named among the Top 10 public universities in the Midwest by U.S. News and World Report. The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point is again ranked among the Top 10 public universities in the Midwest, according to U.S. News and World Report.   The ...read more
Categories: Economic, Press Release, Community, Education
Thursday, September 05, 2019
As a lifelong learner, Brittany Disher wanted to earn a master’s degree. Now the commercial banker from Wausau has a chance to achieve her goal by taking courses near where she lives and works.  Disher and 45 other students are enrolled in the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point’s new Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Applied Leadership and Decision-Making, which kicks off this fall in ...read more
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Wednesday, September 04, 2019
Resume reviews will also be offered prior to the event   Tim Solinger, owner of Full Sail Writing & Editing Services, LLC, located in Stevens Point, will be offering free resume reviews at the Portage County Business Council Job Fair on Monday, Sept. 30.   The reviews will be available on a first-come, first-served basis to attendees from 12 noon to 5 p.m. at the event, which will be held at ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Economic
Wednesday, September 04, 2019
WISCONSIN RAPIDS – Washington Monthly released its 2019 annual rankings in August, naming Mid-State Technical College among the top 20 two-year colleges in the nation for adult learners. Factors that specifically affect adult students, including ease of transfer, flexibility of schedule and services for adults were considered in the evaluation of 978 two-year colleges in the US.   According to ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Economic, Press Release
Tuesday, August 27, 2019
Partnership with Marshfield Clinic Research Institute will enroll participants in Wisconsin   MARSHFIELD, LA CROSSE – Starting July 1, Gundersen Health System has partnered with the Marshfield Clinic Research Institute in the All of Us Research Program, a nationwide effort to gather data from one million or more people living in the U.S. to accelerate research and improve health.    “The All ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Thursday, August 22, 2019
Oshkosh Resident to Lead Local Family Care Company  Lakeland Care Inc., a local Managed Care Organization providing Family Care services to more than 6,000 individuals in Northeastern and North Central Wisconsin and the Fox Valley, has selected Sara L. Muhlbauer of Oshkosh as its next Chief Executive Officer.  Muhlbauer has worked at Lakeland Care since 2009 in a variety of roles including Care ...read more
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